The film is brought to India by Multivision Films. Beastly is a teen romance about learning how to see past false surfaces to discover true inner beauty.
The film deals with Seventeen year old Kyle who is the popular prince of his high school kingdom. Entirely captivated and empowered by his own physical appearance, Kyle foolishly chooses Kendra, a goth classmate rumoured to be a witch, as his latest target for humiliation. Unfazed by his cruel behaviour, Kendra decides to teach him a lesson – she transforms him into someone as unattractive on the outside as he is on the inside. Now he has one year to find someone who can see past the surface and love him, or he will remain Beastly forever. His only hope, an unassuming classmate he never noticed named Lindy may be his best chance to prove that love is never ugly.
The film stars Vanessa Hudgens and Alex Pettyfer and is directed by Daniel Barnz .The film made its theatrical debut in the US, Canada and Puerto Rico on 4 March, 2011.
Beastly is produced by Susan Cartsonis under her banner Storefront Pictures. Roz Weisberg and Michael Flynn are executive producers. In addition to his role as director, Barnz wrote the screenplay, which is based on the Alex Flinn’s novel of the same name.